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Lacrosse catching on as high school club teams

ROSEVILLE _ The game of lacrosse may be new to the area but its roots date back nearly 900 years. As its popularity grows a number of local high school students have joined Woodcre ...

Del Oro girls drill Granite Bay

The Del Oro High girls basketball team raced past Granite Bay 67-34 Tuesday night as junior Brianna Ruiz led the way with 23 points, five assists, four steals and four blocks. Juni ...

Lincoln boys host Roundup Classic

Fresh off a tremendous championship victory, the Fighting Zebras varsity boys basketball team returned home to host the Lincoln High Roundup Tournament, Tuesday through Thursday; ...

Del Oro's title dream dashed in Carson

CARSON — Del Oro High’s historic 2011 football season ended with one last valiant effort. But Helix showcased its speed and skill in a six-minute blur in the second quarter and ...

Del Oro to play for state championship

There were no big surprises from the California Interscholastic Federation selection committee for the California State Bowl Championship games, which were announced Sunday afterno ...

Del Oro goes OT, gets its rematch

The Del Oro High girls basketball team is headed back to Power Balance Pavilion with some revenge in mind. The Golden Eagles rallied in the fourth quarter, then pulled away in ove ...

Eagles reaching rarified air

“Ubuntu,” or all for one. It’s an African word and the motto of the Del Oro High girls basketball team this year. The Golden Eagles prove their talent, coupled with unity on ...

One eagle downed as another takes flight

Gary Boberg knows many falconers and most of them, he says, would train a falcon over an eagle any day. Eagles are dangerous and unpredictable. Their talons, which grip 1,000 pound ...

Turnaround leads to title for Del Oro

SACRAMENTO — Casey Taylor and his Del Oro High School football team were in no hurry to get out of the rain Saturday night. The Golden Eagles soaked in the thrill of victory for ...

Tigers use strong second half and OT to top Vista

It was a tale of two halves Friday night when Vista del Lago High visited Roseville in a Sac-Joaquin Section Division II girls soccer playoff opener. While the Eagles put on a s ...

Tigers gut one out against Vista del Lago

With pitching getting thin after three preliminary round games played Saturday and Monday, the Roseville High baseball team had enough to beat Vista del Lago Tuesday. In one of ...

Eagles back to familiar perch

LOOMIS — Del Oro High’s defensive intensity is back just in time. The No. 2 Golden Eagles suffocated No. 7 East Union 66-33 in a Sac-Joaquin Section Division III quarterfinal T ...

Del Oro boys crush Roseville

The Del Oro High boys basketball team crushed Roseville 70-21 Wednesday night, using a dominant defensive effort to improve to 5-4 in the Sierra Foothill League. The Golden Eagles ...

Remi Barry’s hoops odyssey

LOOMIS — Remi Barry’s route to the Gold Country wasn’t exactly direct. His is a basketball odyssey that has stretched from France to Florida to France to California to the u ...